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kil·o·watt

 (kĭl′ə-wŏt′)
n. Abbr. kW
A unit of power equal to 1,000 watts.
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kilowatt

(ˈkɪləʊˌwɒt)
n
(Units) one thousand watts. Symbol: kW
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kil•o•watt

(ˈkɪl əˌwɒt)

n.
a unit of power, equal to 1000 watts. Abbr.: kW, kw
[1880–85]
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kil·o·watt

(kĭl′ə-wŏt′)
A unit of power equal to 1,000 watts.
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kilowatt

(kW) A unit of power equal to 1000 watts (W).
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kilowatt - a unit of power equal to 1000 wattskilowatt - a unit of power equal to 1000 watts
power unit - a measure of electric power
watt, W - a unit of power equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a resistance of 1 ohm
megawatt - a unit of power equal to one million watts
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Translations
كيلو واط
kilowatt
kilowatti
kílóvatt
キロワット
kilovatas
kilovats
kilovat

kilowatt

[ˈkɪləʊwɒt] Nkilovatio m
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kilowatt

[ˈkɪləwɒt] nkilowatt mkilowatt-hour [ˌkɪləwɒtˈaʊər] nkilowattheure m
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kilowatt

nKilowatt nt; kilowatt-hourKilowattstunde f
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kilowatt

[ˈkɪləʊwɒt] nchilowatt m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

kilowatt

(ˈkiləwot) noun
(often abbreviated to kW when written) a measure of power, 1,000 watts.
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After the 12th year, it will be able to sell to its consumers at PHP1.54 per kilowatt hour, not retaining anything as Beneco is a non-stock, non-profit electric cooperative owned by the electric consumers within the franchise area of Baguio City and Benguet.
But, there's an increase coming for residential customers who will see rates go from the current 7.039 cents per kilowatt hour to 7.585 cents per kilowatt hour.
Zaldarriaga said customers would pay an additional 8 centavos per kilowatt hour- around 1 centavo per kilowatt hour for excise tax and around 7 centavos per kilowatt hour for VAT on transmission.
Conversely, households regularly consuming between 500 and 2000 kilowatt hours can expect to save anywhere from 0.4 per cent to 8 per cent.
"What is more ridiculous is that our neighbours, also expatriates, are charged only 28 Fils per kilowatt. When asked we were told that the difference in tariff - 17 Fils per kilowatt - is because the landlord of their building is an Emirati."
They estimate a daily minimum of 100 kilowatts to power operations and the new PV system will supply 64 kilowatts during peak sunlight.
In 2014, the installed capacity of photovoltaic grid-connected generation in China was 28.05 million kilowatts with a year-on-year growth of 60%, among which 23.38 million kilowatts were generated by photovoltaic power station and 4.67 million kilowatts by distributed power station.
Last May, the supply service rate was about 8 cents per kilowatt hour; this year it will be 9.26 cents per kilowatt hour, a 12 percent (or $5 monthly) increase for those using 500 kilowatts.
Saint Louis Airport's 152-kilowatt solar system is designed to generate 187,000 kilowatt hours of energy in its first 12 months of operation.
* Battery Storage--Incentives have increased from $600 per kilowatt saved to $2,100.
Southeast residential customers pay the lowest average per-kilowatt-hour energy rates in Alaska, with some paying as little as nine cents per kilowatt hour.
This privileged tariff" with smaller power stations up to 50 kilowatts that have already been put into use has been approved for a period of use of 15 to 20 years while this tariff" totals from 12 to 46 eurocents per hour kilowatt.